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Bluenest and Eve to Start Working on Vertiport Operations for Unmanned Air Taxis
Bluenest and Eve to Start Working on Vertiport Operations for Unmanned Air Taxis

30 Nov 2022, 03:07 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Eve Air Mobility and Bluenest powered by Globalvia are gearing up to take the next step when it comes to urban air mobility

 
Japanese Air Taxis Gearing Up for Commercial Operations in Vietnam
Japanese Air Taxis Gearing Up for Commercial Operations in Vietnam

29 Nov 2022, 03:53 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Japanese manufacturer SkuDrive has announced a pre-order for 100 of its recently-unveiled SD-05 air taxi, to operate commercially in Vietnam

 
Stellantis-Backed Archer Presents Its eVTOL Production Aircraft Called Midnight
Stellantis-Backed Archer Presents Its eVTOL Production Aircraft Called Midnight

18 Nov 2022, 11:16 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The future of flying taxis is closer than any of us could have imagined. Archer, a startup that received money from auto giant Stellantis has a working product

 
Archer Will Produce Up to 2,300 Air Taxis per Year at Upcoming New Georgia Factory
Archer Will Produce Up to 2,300 Air Taxis per Year at Upcoming New Georgia Factory

15 Nov 2022, 09:44 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Archer Aviation announced that it plans to build a factory in Covington, Georgia, expected to support the production of up to 2,300 eVTOLs per year

 
Enel to Recharge Air Taxis at Italy’s First Vertiport
Enel to Recharge Air Taxis at Italy’s First Vertiport

15 Nov 2022, 05:44 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Enel's electric mobility branch, Enel X Way, had joined forces with UrbanV to develop and implement the recharging infrastructure for Italy's vertiports

 
United Airlines to Launch America’s First Air Taxi Route, Coming to New York
United Airlines to Launch America’s First Air Taxi Route, Coming to New York

11 Nov 2022, 02:38 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / After purchasing 100 eVTOLs from Archer, United is gearing up to write history with the first commercial air taxi route in the U.S.

 
Joby Announces Its Decision to Delay the Launch of Its Air Taxi Commercial Operations
Joby Announces Its Decision to Delay the Launch of Its Air Taxi Commercial Operations

3 Nov 2022, 16:25 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Joby Aviation announced in a recently published letter to shareholders its decision to delay the launch of its eVTOL air taxi commercial operations

 
Volocopter Gets Two More Investors to Come Aboard, Raises an Additional $182M in Funding
Volocopter Gets Two More Investors to Come Aboard, Raises an Additional $182M in Funding

1 Nov 2022, 14:45 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / German eVTOL developer Volocopter manages to raise an additional $182 million in funding, getting one step closer to launching commercial air taxi operations.

 
Unmanned Spanish Air Taxi Nails Second Test Flight, Flanked by Other eVTOLs
Unmanned Spanish Air Taxi Nails Second Test Flight, Flanked by Other eVTOLs

28 Oct 2022, 01:46 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This fresh eVTOL prototype, the first one with 100% Spanish technology, wants to take unmanned air operations to the next level

 
Get Ready to Learn to Pilot This Contraption in an Hour, Then Fly Around New York
Get Ready to Learn to Pilot This Contraption in an Hour, Then Fly Around New York

27 Oct 2022, 01:50 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / This bizarre-looking electric aircraft will soon be available for fun tours in New York, where the passenger becomes the pilot in less than an hour

 
Joby Formally Applies for Its Air Taxi Design to Be Certified for Use in Japan
Joby Formally Applies for Its Air Taxi Design to Be Certified for Use in Japan

18 Oct 2022, 13:13 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / California-based eVTOL developer Joby Aviation announced that it has formally applied for its aircraft design to be certified for use in Japan

 
Get Ready to Meet “Midnight,” United Airlines’ Future Air Taxi
Get Ready to Meet “Midnight,” United Airlines’ Future Air Taxi

17 Oct 2022, 02:12 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Stellantis helped develop this electric aircraft that Archer will be unveiling soon, and that already secured a big order from United Airlines

 
Plana Aero Is Getting One Step Closer to Developing Its Hybrid-Electric VTOL Air Taxi
Plana Aero Is Getting One Step Closer to Developing Its Hybrid-Electric VTOL Air Taxi

13 Oct 2022, 08:32 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Korea-based VTOL developer Plana Aero announced that it raised $9 more million in funding and it plans to use the money to develop its hybrid-electric air taxi

 
Delta and Joby Team Up to Offer Premium Home-to-Airport Transportation via Air Taxi
Delta and Joby Team Up to Offer Premium Home-to-Airport Transportation via Air Taxi

12 Oct 2022, 14:44 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / One of the largest airlines in the U.S. teamed up with Joby Aviation to offer premium, home-to-airport transportation services to its customers

 
Chinese-Made EHang EH216 Autonomous Air Taxi Completes Flight Demonstrations in Spain
Chinese-Made EHang EH216 Autonomous Air Taxi Completes Flight Demonstrations in Spain

12 Oct 2022, 08:53 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Chinese eVTOL developer EHang recently completed flight demonstrations of its EH216 electric air taxi in Spain, as part of EU's AMU-LED project

 
Volocopter's Air Taxi Completes Crewed Test Flight at the First Vertiport in Italy
Volocopter's Air Taxi Completes Crewed Test Flight at the First Vertiport in Italy

6 Oct 2022, 19:06 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Volocopter completed the first crewed test in Italy. The Volocopter 2X prototype took off today, Oct. 6th, from the first fully functional Italian vertiport

 
Wisk Aero Unveils Its 6th Generation Air Taxi, Says Is the Most Advanced in the World
Wisk Aero Unveils Its 6th Generation Air Taxi, Says Is the Most Advanced in the World

4 Oct 2022, 09:15 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Wisk Aero launched its 6th Generation eVTOL air taxi, touting it the most advanced in the world and the first candidate for type certification by the FAA

 
Japanese eVTOL Developer SkyDrive Unveils New Flying Car Model. Meet the SD-05 Two-Seater
Japanese eVTOL Developer SkyDrive Unveils New Flying Car Model. Meet the SD-05 Two-Seater

28 Sep 2022, 07:41 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Japanese eVTOL developer SkyDrive recently unveiled a new flying car model. The SD-05 is an electric two seater designed for commercial operations

 
FAA Releases New Guidelines and Standards for Vertiport Designers and Builders
FAA Releases New Guidelines and Standards for Vertiport Designers and Builders

27 Sep 2022, 13:28 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The Federal Aviation Administration reveals the new design standards for building vertiports, to support the new urban air mobility era

 
One of the Most Promising U.S. eVTOL Developers Bites the Dust Unexpectedly
One of the Most Promising U.S. eVTOL Developers Bites the Dust Unexpectedly

23 Sep 2022, 01:41 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / Just as things were looking up in the AAM industry, the Larry Page-backed Californian eVTOL developer abruptly announced that it's shutting down